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Perth Now
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 per cent in Q2The US economy grew far less than expected in the second quarter as inventory i
US GDP grows a weak 1.2 per cent in Q2
Perth Now / Posted moments ago
The US economy grew far less than expected in the second quarter as inventory investment fell for the first time in nearly five years, but a surge in consumer spending pointed to underlying strength. Gross domestic product increased at a 1.2 per... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Dollar crisis gets stifferThe US dollar reached a record high on the black market against the pound this
Dollar crisis gets stiffer
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 minutes ago
The US dollar reached a record high on the black market against the pound this week, with buying rates at LE12.70 to LE13 to the dollar and selling rates at LE12.30 to LE12.50 bringing the gap between Egypt’s official and unofficial rates to the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Jitters on VATNo sooner had parliament started discussing the new value added tax (VAT) last
Jitters on VAT
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 minutes ago
No sooner had parliament started discussing the new value added tax (VAT) last week than people began to speculate how much higher prices would go as a result. Smokers were the first to feel the brunt of the speculation, with some kiosks hoarding... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
No agreement on international arbitrationEnel Green Power and Électricité de France are reported to want to back out of
No agreement on international arbitration
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 minutes ago
Enel Green Power and Électricité de France are reported to want to back out of their investment in Egypt’s New and Renewable Energy Agency (NREA)’s 1.8 gigawatt (GW) solar park, which includes 39 separate project plots. The two companies are among... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Investing in EgyptThe Hero Group, an international food company, has operated in the Egyptian mar
Investing in Egypt
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Hero Group, an international food company, has operated in the Egyptian market since 2002 when it acquired 65 per cent of local jam producer Vitrac, obtaining the remaining 35 per cent in 2005. Since then the company has invested around $40... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Obstacles to growthThe political instability leading to the 25 January Revolution and in its after
Obstacles to growth
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 minutes ago
The political instability leading to the 25 January Revolution and in its aftermath has stripped the Egyptian private sector of a significant part of its strength. Between 2009 and 2012, a typical firm in Egypt saw revenues decline by 6.4 per cent... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Evans Bancorp hits target of $1 billion in assetsEvans Bancorp has achieved a long-sought goal: $1 billion in total assets. The
Evans Bancorp hits target of $1 billion in assets
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Evans Bancorp has achieved a long-sought goal: $1 billion in total assets. The Hamburg-based bank hit the target in the second quarter, when it also recorded a 20 percent increase in profits from a year ago, to $2 million. It had net income per... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Marketing Addiction Is the Struggling Entrepreneur's PitfallIf you’re struggling to create a sustainable business, you might be addicted to
Marketing Addiction Is the Struggling Entrepreneur's Pitfall
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
If you’re struggling to create a sustainable business, you might be addicted to marketing. Every day seems to bring a new marketing tool that promises more traffic, more reach and more clients. The seduction is hard to resist. But more often than... Read more
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Connecticut Post
7 keys to a successful home renovationReady for a remodel? If you could use more elbow room in the kitchen or need th
7 keys to a successful home renovation
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Ready for a remodel? If you could use more elbow room in the kitchen or need the kids to finally have their own bathroom, then you're in luck. A remodeling project cannot only meet your day-to-day needs, but it's also a great investment. Here's how... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Nobel-winning economist calls Apple's business practices 'fraud'Nobel-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz blasted Apple on Thursday, calling its
Nobel-winning economist calls Apple's business practices 'fraud'
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Nobel-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz blasted Apple on Thursday, calling its alleged use of Ireland to avoid taxes "fraud." "Here we have the largest corporation in capitalization not only in America, but in the world, bigger than GM was at its... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chicago PMI falls less than expectedThe Chicago purchasing manager's index for July slipped to 55.8 in July. Econo
Chicago PMI falls less than expected
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Chicago purchasing manager's index for July slipped to 55.8 in July. Economists had forecast that the business barometer fell to 54 from 56.8 during the month, according to Bloomberg. It remained above 50, the border between expansion and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Red Bank Commission Agenda For TuesdayHere is the commission meeting agenda for Tuesday. I. Call to Order – Mayor Jo
Red Bank Commission Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 minutes ago
Here is the commission meeting agenda for Tuesday. I. Call to Order – Mayor John Roberts II. Roll Call – City Manager ___ Mayor Roberts, ___ Vice-Mayor Pierce, ___ Commissioner Causer, ___ Commissioner LeCompte, ___ Commissioner Pope III.... Read more
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Hamilton News
No cap-and-trade line on natural gas billsWelcome to Dollar Star, in Hamilton, Ontario; your friendly neighbourhood store
No cap-and-trade line on natural gas bills
Hamilton News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Welcome to Dollar Star, in Hamilton, Ontario; your friendly neighbourhood store with everything you... Question: Donald Trump’s former communications director tagged him as a “protest candidate”... With the financial demands of school loans, living... Read more
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Hamilton News
Funeral for man dead after police confrontationQuestion: I was at a public city park with my child when he was attacked by a d
Funeral for man dead after police confrontation
Hamilton News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Question: I was at a public city park with my child when he was attacked by a dog. What are... Canada has some of the best cottage properties in the world — and it's not just Canadians who are... Whether it is 0°C or -15°C, leaving the warm house... Read more
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Hamilton News
China warns after attacks on Olympic delegates in RioIt’s amazing what The UPS Store in Hamilton can offer you. Whether it’s for you
China warns after attacks on Olympic delegates in Rio
Hamilton News / Posted 9 minutes ago
It’s amazing what The UPS Store in Hamilton can offer you. Whether it’s for your small business or... The long, cold months are behind us, and we've done something we've waited for all winter:... Question: I was injured in a motor vehicle accident.... Read more
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Hamilton News
Family pleads for answers in the ‘vigilante’ killing of Michael SullivanJans Awnings in Burlington has been selling shade and shelter products to busin
Family pleads for answers in the ‘vigilante’ killing of Michael Sullivan
Hamilton News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Jans Awnings in Burlington has been selling shade and shelter products to businesses and homeowners... Ray Silvestri, mortgage agent with Mortgage Architects in Burlington, Ontario, knows that buying a... Fast and efficient windshield repair and... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
US GDP Grows a Weak 1.2 Percent in Second QuarterWASHINGTON (AP) - Growth in the U.S. economy was sluggish again in the spring,
US GDP Grows a Weak 1.2 Percent in Second Quarter
WDIO Duluth / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Growth in the U.S. economy was sluggish again in the spring, dashing expectations for a robust rebound after a tough winter. Stronger consumer spending was offset by weakness in housing construction and a big slowdown in the pace... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Peter Schiff Slams The Fed's 'Loud Talk, No Stick' PolicyTheodore Roosevelt’s famous mantra “speak softly and carry a big stick” suggest
Peter Schiff Slams The Fed's 'Loud Talk, No Stick' Policy
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
Theodore Roosevelt’s famous mantra “speak softly and carry a big stick” suggested that the United States should seek to avoid creating controversies and expectations through loose or rash pronouncements, but be prepared to act decisively, with the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Oil Surges After OPEC Production Hits Record High: Here's WhyNow that the narrative of rising gasoline demand and a "strong summer driving s
Oil Surges After OPEC Production Hits Record High: Here's Why
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
Now that the narrative of rising gasoline demand and a "strong summer driving season" is finally over, courtesy of gasoline stocks that just refuse to drop... ... and a glut in PADD1 that has never been greater... ... defenders of the "bull" crude... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US economy grows at modest 1.2% in Q2WASHINGTON: The US economy grew more slowly than expected in the second quarter
US economy grows at modest 1.2% in Q2
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON: The US economy grew more slowly than expected in the second quarter of 2016, rising a modest 1.2 per cent, according to an advance estimate released on Friday (Jul 29) by the Commerce Department. The department also revised first-quarter... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump, Clinton, "Ugliest" Election Coming - Gold's "Summer Doldrums" Prior To Resumption of Bull MarketThe Trump and Clinton election is set to be one of the "ugliest" and "messiest"
Trump, Clinton, "Ugliest" Election Coming - Gold's "Summer Doldrums" Prior To Resumption of Bull Market
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Trump and Clinton election is set to be one of the "ugliest" and "messiest" U.S. elections ever, astute gold analyst Frank Holmes warned this week. He believes this is a reason to own gold and will be one of the factors that will see a resumption... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SABMiller board to recommend final AB InBev offerLONDON: The board of brewer SABMiller will recommend shareholders approve the f
SABMiller board to recommend final AB InBev offer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
LONDON: The board of brewer SABMiller will recommend shareholders approve the final takeover offer by Anheuser Busch InBev , the company said on Friday, capping a week of high drama about the fate of the consumer industry's biggest-ever merger. AB... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Execs Flee GLD - The revolving door at the SPDR Gold Trust SponsorThank you for this very insightful article Ronan. I've always found GLD to be q
Execs Flee GLD - The revolving door at the SPDR Gold Trust Sponsor
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
Thank you for this very insightful article Ronan. I've always found GLD to be quite questionable. Paper gold GLD claims to be fully backed by physical gold bullion but yet it refuses to give retail investors the right to redeem for any of these... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bank of England prepares to tackle Brexit hitLONDON: The Bank of England (BoE) must decide over the coming week how much tro
Bank of England prepares to tackle Brexit hit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
LONDON: The Bank of England (BoE) must decide over the coming week how much trouble Britain's economy is in following the shock vote to leave the European Union, and how much firepower it can throw at the problem. After the Bank of Japan (BoJ) on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Alphabet and Amazon wind up stellar quarter for big techREUTERS: Google parent Alphabet Inc and e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc capped
Alphabet and Amazon wind up stellar quarter for big tech
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
REUTERS: Google parent Alphabet Inc and e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc capped a blockbuster June quarter for the five biggest U.S. tech companies as their dominance in key markets helped them defy the "law of large numbers". Apple Inc, Microsoft... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
AutoNation CEO: Auto retailer wants to trim inventories furtherREUTERS: AutoNation Inc Chief Executive Mike Jackson told Reuters the U.S. auto
AutoNation CEO: Auto retailer wants to trim inventories further
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
REUTERS: AutoNation Inc Chief Executive Mike Jackson told Reuters the U.S. auto dealership chain will continue reducing stocks of unsold vehicles at its stores, responding to signs that U.S. vehicle sales growth has hit a plateau. "We still have... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fulton County Center for Regional Growth wants site selector forumCRG President and CEO Ron Peters mentioned the possible event at a recent agenc
Fulton County Center for Regional Growth wants site selector forum
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
CRG President and CEO Ron Peters mentioned the possible event at a recent agency board meeting at the CRG offices. He said one of the upcoming events the CRG would like to hold is some type of site selector meeting. He said the event would be held... Read more
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Arkansas Business
ArcBest Sees 48 Percent Income Drop for 2QRevenue was also down for the quarter. ArcBest reported $676.6 million, compare
ArcBest Sees 48 Percent Income Drop for 2Q
Arkansas Business / Posted 11 minutes ago
Revenue was also down for the quarter. ArcBest reported $676.6 million, compared to $696.1 million in 2015. Earnings per share was 39 cents, down from 74 cents in the same quarter a year ago. The company said an “inconsistent economic operating... Read more
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USA Today
Buzz about summer stock slowdown heats upWith the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index hitting a record in July and a tad p
Buzz about summer stock slowdown heats up
USA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
With the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index hitting a record in July and a tad pricey relative to history, some Wall Street pros are sounding the alarm about a potential summer pullback. Angst is visible in headlines of recent Wall Street reports... Read more
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Fortune
This Is Why Oil Firms Suffered Another Awful Earnings SeasonMany of the world’s biggest oil companies continue to feel the pain as low oil
This Is Why Oil Firms Suffered Another Awful Earnings Season
Fortune / Posted 12 minutes ago
Many of the world’s biggest oil companies continue to feel the pain as low oil prices continue to undercut profits and lead to shuttered projects and layoffs. Exxon, Royal Dutch Shell, Statoil, BP, and Chevron announced dismal earnings this week,... Read more
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